athletic administration

oregon
December 6, 2023

Female student-athletes sue University of Oregon; allege Title IX violations

Roughly three dozen female student-athletes at the University of Oregon have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging that the university has violated Title IX civil rights laws. Twenty-six beach volleyball student-athletes and six members of the clu...


desantis
December 6, 2023

Trump, DeSantis slam CFP selection committee over FSU omission

Republican politicians like Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and former President Donald Trump went to social media to speak out against the NCAA's College Football Playoff selection committee for its omission of Florida State University. Despite fin...


data breach
December 6, 2023

NCAA president Baker proposes subdivision that will directly pay athletes

On Tuesday, NCAA president Charlie Baker sent a letter to Division I members proposing the idea of a new competitive subdivision whose schools would be required to greater compensation for their student-athletes. In this idea, schools in the new g...


CIAC
November 29, 2023

CIAC considering rule change to allow longer summer workouts

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) is considering a rule change that would allow extra practice time during the summer months for high school student-athletes. The CIAC Board of Control has already approved the rule change ...


transgender
November 29, 2023

Florida high school principal reassigned amid transgender athlete’s participation

A Florida principal, as well as several staff members, have been reassigned to non-school sites pending an investigation of "improper student participation in sports" involving a transgender student, according to a statement from Broward County Publi...


antisemitic
November 29, 2023

Illinois All-Conference basketball player reinstated after family files lawsuit

An Illinois mother filed a lawsuit on behalf of her son—a standout high school basketball player—after he was inexplicably cut from his varsity team. The legal was done as an attempt to have her son reinstated to the varsity team and receive p...


massachusetts
November 28, 2023

Massachusetts school files incident report about referee

A Massachusetts athletic department has filed an incident report with the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) after a referee's response to an injured player during a girls' soccer state semifinal loss. Dover-Sherborn High Sc...


south dakota
November 28, 2023

Univ. of South Dakota, SDHSAA team up to train new officials

The University of South Dakota has teamed up with the South Dakota High School Activities Association (SDHSAA) to help train sports officials and combat the ongoing referee shortage. There are currently a little more than 1,600 officials in the st...